Cornwell Bernard Xsharpes Tiger Bp

ISBN 13: 9780007870691

Xsharpes Tiger Bp

9780007870691: Xsharpes Tiger Bp

The prequel to the series, describing Sharpe’s experiences in India.

When a senior British officer is captured by the Tippoo of Mysore’s forces, Sharpe is offered a chance to attempt a rescue, which in turn offers an escape from the tyrannical Sergeant Obadiah Hakeswill.

But in fleeing Hakeswill, Sharpe enters the exotic and dangerous world of the Tippoo. An adventure that will require all of his wits just to stay alive, let alone save the British army from catastrophe.

Soldier, hero, rogue – Sharpe is the man you always want on your side. Born in poverty, he joined the army to escape jail and climbed the ranks by sheer brutal courage. He knows no other family than the regiment of the 95th Rifles whose green jacket he proudly wears.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.


“What makes these books such a successful formula is the blend of action, well-researched historical setting, colourful characterization and a juicy sub-plot”
The Times

From the Publisher:

Set against the background of dazzling wealth, ruinous poverty, gorgeous palaces, sudden cruelty and pitiless battles, Sharpe’s Tiger is his greatest adventure yet.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace


Cornwell Bernard
Published by Harper Collins Promotion (2010)
ISBN 10: 0007870698 ISBN 13: 9780007870691
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Harper Collins Promotion, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007870698

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
£ 55.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds